Get an inside look at the upcoming sci-fi thriller “Settlers” starring Sofia Boutella and Jonny Lee Miller from writer/director Wyatt Rockefeller.
SETTLERS is a sci-fi thriller and Wyatt Rockefeller’s writing and directorial feature film debut. Produced by Julie Fabrizio (Jericho Motion Pictures, UK), Joshua Horsfield (Intake Films, UK) and Johan Kruger (Brittle Star Pictures, South Africa), and co-produced by Kenny Moleme and Jason Mandl, it stars a multinational cast headlined by Sofia Boutella (“The Mummy”), Ismael Cruz Córdova (“The Undoing”), Hollywood Critics Association’s ‘Next Generation of Hollywood’ award winner Brooklynn Prince (“The Florida Project”), Nell Tiger Free (“Servant”) and BAFTA Scotland nominee Jonny Lee Miller (“Trainspotting”). An official UK/South Africa co-production, principal photography was completed on location in the isolated desert area of Vioolsdift, situated in the Northern Cape in South Africa.
SETTLERS takes place on a remote homestead amongst the Martian frontier, as a refugee family from Earth clings to hope for a better life. But when strangers appear in the surrounding hills and attempt to run them off, nine-year-old Remmy (Brooklynn Prince) is faced with the desperate reality her mother (Sofia Boutella) and father (Jonny Lee Miller) have tried so hard to keep from her.